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The Mises View: “Income Inequality” | Joseph T. Salerno

Jeff Deist and Joseph Salerno discuss income inequality and the Austrian perspective on income inequality. The Austrians differentiate between income inequality from consumer demand and that generated due to government income plundering. When producers earn money in the market based upon consumer demand that is fair.  When government does it redistribution that is doled out […]

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Question and Answer Period – The Police State: Know It When You See It

The speaker panel from the seminar The Police State: Know It When You See It, including Tom Woods, Ron Paul, Lew Rockwell and Jeff Deist answer questions from the audience. Press Play Recorded at the Mises Circle Southwest Regional in Houston, 18 January 2014. Featuring Ron Paul, Lew Rockwell, Tom Woods, and Jeff Deist. Also […]

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Whatever Happened to Peace Officers?

Battlefield: What Happened to “Peace” Officers? (Audio & Video)

In the modern United States, federal laws are now so numerous and written so broadly and vaguely, that it is nearly impossible to make it through the day without breaking at least one of them. And through it all, an enormous government apparatus of prisons, prosecutors, police, and bureaucrats remains well-funded, powerful, and nearly impossible […]

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Whatever Happened to Peace Officers?

Battlefield: Whatever Happened to Peace Officers?

From Mises.org (listen to speech here) Editor’s Note: The following is a selection from a speech by Mises Institute President Jeff Deist at the Southwest Regional Mises Circle in Houston, “The Police State: Know It When You See It,” on January 18, 2014. Today when we use the term peace officer, it sounds antiquated and […]

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